April 22, 2021 State Senators Derek Kitchen (D-Salt Lake City) and Kathleen Riebe (D-Cottonwood Heights) completed a weekend tour of Grand & San Juan Counties. In Moab, they met with Council Member Tawny Knuteson-Boyd to discuss the variety of issues facing residents. The City of Moab and the surrounding region have experienced economic successes, but the rapid growth and the pressures on the community have been challenging to manage. “In many ways, Moab is a microcosm of the
By Senator Karen Mayne and Senator Jani Iwamoto | April 1, 2021 While the state of Utah continues to strengthen our democratic structures that uphold elections and the right to vote, other corners of the United States have taken harmful steps in the contrary. Safeguarding some of our most central rights as Americans should be the principal agenda at every level of government. The recent actions in Georgia will spring consequences for our democracy and for the American people.